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Christine Mullins

Christine Mullins, passed away June 8, 2022 at Perry County Memorial Hospital.   She was born in Cleveland, TN, March 23, 1949, daughter of Oscar and Annie (Jackson) Smith.   Christine loved being with her family and listening to them play music.  She could be a little hard headed at times, loved her Dr. Pepper…

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Walter B. Lambert

Walter B. Lambert, 88, of Tell City, passed away on June 7, 2022, at Deaconess Gateway. Walter was born in Tell City on March 13, 1934, to the late Walter and Mary (Spencer) Lambert. He was united in marriage on September 11, 1954, to Mary Ann Smith. He was music teacher and band director, teaching…

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Donald Anthony Guffey

Donald Anthony Guffey, 45, of Tell City, IN passed away Friday, May 20, 2022, at his residence. Donald was a mechanic and heavy equipment operator. When he wasn’t working Donald liked to fish, camp, ride motorcycles, and go to drag strips. What he really enjoyed was spending time with his family. He was born February…

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Michael W. Underhill

Michael W. Underhill, 71, passed away unexpectedly May 3, 3022.   He was born December 13, 1950 in Tell City, son of Charles E. and Mary (Devillez) Underhill.   Michael was a graduate of Cannelton High School. He built and operated Michael’s Country Mart in St. Croix. He enjoyed hunting and was a member of…

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Oden released following bond hearing in manslaughter case

A Hawesville woman charged with second-degree manslaughter and tampering with physical evidence for her alleged role in the death of Wayne “Scotty” James in September 2021 has been released on her own recognizance. Connie J. Oden had been jailed since January 4 in Breckinridge County following her Dec. 22, 2021, indictment. Oden is alleged to…

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Brownie Irene Morgan

Brownie Irene Morgan, 98, formerly of Tell City, passed away on April 1, 2022 in Franklin, Indiana. She was born in Hancock County, Kentucky on November 25, 1923 to Edgar and Irene (Howard) Kincaid. Brownie retired from General Electric in 1984 after 33 years. She was a member of First Baptist Church and enjoyed reading,…

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David Allen Nugent

David Allen Nugent, 79, of Evansville, passed away on March 15, 2022 at Columbia Healthcare. He was born in Lewisport, Kentucky on November 1, 1942 to Gus and Betty (White) Nugent. David served with the Indiana National Guard where he assisted at the crash site of the ill-fated Lockheed Electra on March 17, 1960 near…

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Tell City woman dies in shooting, ex-boyfriend charged

A Branchville, Ind., man is jailed in the Perry County Detention Center charged with murder, alleged to have shot and killed his ex-girlfriend at her home near Tell City. Perry County Sheriff Department deputies and an Indiana State Police trooper responded to the 5000 block of Antler Lane around 11 p.m., Saturday, following a 911…

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Virginia L. Evans, 87

Tell City, Ind. — Virginia L. Evans, 87, passed away on January 2, 2022, surrounded by her family. She was born at home in Ranger, Indiana on September 2, 1934, daughter of Otis and Ada (Lawalin) Malone. Virginia was a 1952 graduate of Troy High School. She was united in marriage on September 11, 1954…

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Mail delivery issues a concern for staff, newspaper industry

Subscribers of the Hancock Clarion in some areas of the county, as well as surrounding counties, are experiencing difficulties in receiving timely delivery of their paper by the U.S. Postal Service. Clarion Publisher/Editor Donn Wimmer said the situation is frustrating not only to subscribers, but also to Clarion management. “We understand subscribers need their paper…

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